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Need to be able to access MP3s in my cloud from my android.

Micah Martin
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I use my android to take to the orphange where I teach English along with a speaker so we can play music and listening tracts, but it's almost impossible to get the files off the cloud and listen to them unless I unzip them first and then it takes up a lot of space on my phone. Is there a better way to download and unzip and MP3 from google drive or drop box and then play it on an android?
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Generally the answer to this will be to retranscode all the audios at a lower bit rate + if there's only one track also retranscode as mono audios.

Usually spoke word can be restranscoded at must lower bit rate + lower sample rate + dramatically compress files.

Many times converting every 1G to <10M.

You'll likely use the LAME transcoder for this.
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